Multi-vehicle crash on I-39 southbound causes backups

I 39 Crash
Courtesy of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. — A multi-vehicle crash on I-39 southbound closed multiple lanes and caused traffic delays near Thursday morning.

According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, the crash happened around 10:45 a.m. Dane County Dispatchers said two or three vehicles were involved, but they didn’t have any firm reports on the number of injuries.

Ambulances with the Madison Fire Department responded to the scene, but have since cleared.

WisDOT officials said the crash was cleared around 11:35 a.m. Lanes were closed for roughly 45 minutes.

Wisconsin State Patrol also responded to the crash.